Benifits of the FamilySearch Wiki to a FamilySearch Center
General Wiki History
What A Wiki Is
A wiki is a website where every page can be edited in a web browser, by whomever happens to be reading it. Wiki is a Hawaiian word meaning "fast" or "quick".
the FamilySearch Wiki
Advantages to Using the FamilySearch Wiki
- A great place to get free Family History Research advice *Using Place Search - learn more about the place your ancestors lived
- Accessible from anywhere with a web connection
How It Can Help Your FSC
Cases Studies using the Wiki
The following case studies show how researchers used the Wiki to lead them to further information about their ancestors. Click on the case you would like to view.
Each of these cases involved different research needs, methods of searching, and results. They are good examples of how the Wiki can be used to help find information that would lead to the desired results.